of the Dreaming stories come under three main headings and they
are: rules for living, teachings on the natural environment and
teachings on the spiritual world.
Some Adnyamathanha Dreaming stories are as follows.
"The Eagle and
the Crows" (Urrakurli, Wakarla and Wildu), teaches responsibility
within the kinship, the effects of jealousy and revenge, and laws regarding
Came from the Land"
teaches how areas around the Flinders Ranges were created and the origins
"How the Moon got in the
Sky" teaches lessons on greed, food taboos
Helper" teaches the importance of family.
- "The Seven
of the hibernation pattern of reptiles and the constellations in the sky.
- "The Euro
and the Kangaroo", tells how the Northern Flinders
Ranges were created, the differences between the euro and the kangaroo
and lessons on morals such as greed.